The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 139 156 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.02% 16.96% 13.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.81% 17.95% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 119 76
Median daily rate £413 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £27.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
668 869 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 91.38% 94.46% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 498 466
Median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 58 17
Median hourly rate £14.50 £26.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.28% +35.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £135.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Reading region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Reading region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 96 (40.34%) JavaScript
2 78 (32.77%) C#
3 72 (30.25%) CSS
4 71 (29.83%) HTML
5 69 (28.99%) .NET
6 60 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (24.79%) AngularJS
8 58 (24.37%) SQL
9 50 (21.01%) Java
10 45 (18.91%) SQL Server
11 42 (17.65%) MVC
12 41 (17.23%) Front End Development
13 40 (16.81%) Security Cleared
14 34 (14.29%) Python
15 33 (13.87%) TDD
16 32 (13.45%) SC Cleared
17 31 (13.03%) jQuery
17 31 (13.03%) Git (software)
18 29 (12.18%) HTML5
18 29 (12.18%) Scrum
19 28 (11.76%) Microsoft
19 28 (11.76%) Oracle
19 28 (11.76%) Data Protection
20 27 (11.34%) CSS3
21 24 (10.08%) Linux
22 22 (9.24%) Web Services
23 21 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
24 20 (8.40%) JSON
24 20 (8.40%) Spring
25 19 (7.98%) Web Development

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (3.36%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.94%) WordPress
4 4 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (1.68%) CMS
4 4 (1.68%) ColdFusion
4 4 (1.68%) JBoss
4 4 (1.68%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.68%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.26%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.84%) Apache
6 2 (0.84%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle BPEL
6 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.42%) Confluence
7 1 (0.42%) Kentico
7 1 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.68%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (6.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.78%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.84%) OpenText Process Suite
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.84%) Sonata
4 1 (0.42%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.42%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.42%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.68%) Office 365
3 3 (1.26%) IaaS
3 3 (1.26%) PaaS
4 2 (0.84%) GitHub
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.42%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.72%) HTTP
2 12 (5.04%) SSH
3 10 (4.20%) ICMP
3 10 (4.20%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.10%) AMQP
5 4 (1.68%) Internet
6 1 (0.42%) DSL
6 1 (0.42%) FTP
6 1 (0.42%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.42%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (18.91%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.46%) Hadoop
3 11 (4.62%) MySQL
3 11 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.94%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (2.10%) GIS
9 4 (1.68%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.26%) Big Data
10 3 (1.26%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (13.03%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.04%) Jasmine
2 12 (5.04%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.62%) JUnit
4 9 (3.78%) Maven
5 8 (3.36%) Visual Studio
6 7 (2.94%) Grunt
7 6 (2.52%) GoCD
7 6 (2.52%) gulp
7 6 (2.52%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.10%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.10%) JIRA
8 5 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.68%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.68%) webpack
10 3 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.26%) Bower
10 3 (1.26%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.26%) Selenium
10 3 (1.26%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (7.56%) Finance
2 5 (2.10%) Marketing
3 4 (1.68%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.26%) Advertising
4 3 (1.26%) French Language
4 3 (1.26%) Games
4 3 (1.26%) German Language
4 3 (1.26%) Italian Language
4 3 (1.26%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Electronics
6 1 (0.42%) Legal
6 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (30.25%) CSS
2 71 (29.83%) HTML
3 69 (28.99%) .NET
4 59 (24.79%) AngularJS
5 31 (13.03%) jQuery
6 29 (12.18%) HTML5
7 27 (11.34%) CSS3
8 22 (9.24%) Web Services
9 20 (8.40%) JSON
9 20 (8.40%) Spring
10 19 (7.98%) ASP.NET
11 15 (6.30%) Node.js
11 15 (6.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (5.88%) Hibernate
13 13 (5.46%) REST
13 13 (5.46%) XML
14 12 (5.04%) Sass
15 11 (4.62%) Django
15 11 (4.62%) Entity Framework
16 9 (3.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.94%) User Experience
2 6 (2.52%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.10%) Virtual Team
4 4 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.68%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.68%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.26%) Replication
6 2 (0.84%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.42%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.42%) NHS
7 1 (0.42%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.08%) Linux
2 13 (5.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (5.04%) CentOS
3 12 (5.04%) Debian
3 12 (5.04%) Ubuntu
3 12 (5.04%) Unix
4 10 (4.20%) Windows
5 5 (2.10%) Android
5 5 (2.10%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (17.65%) MVC
3 41 (17.23%) Front End Development
4 33 (13.87%) TDD
5 29 (12.18%) Scrum
6 28 (11.76%) Data Protection
7 19 (7.98%) DevOps
7 19 (7.98%) Web Development
8 16 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (6.72%) CRM
9 15 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (6.30%) SOLID
9 15 (6.30%) Unit Testing
10 14 (5.88%) Waterfall
11 13 (5.46%) Open Source
12 12 (5.04%) OO
12 12 (5.04%) Prototyping
13 11 (4.62%) BDD
13 11 (4.62%) System Testing
14 10 (4.20%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 96 (40.34%) JavaScript
2 78 (32.77%) C#
3 58 (24.37%) SQL
4 50 (21.01%) Java
5 34 (14.29%) Python
6 18 (7.56%) Bash Shell
7 13 (5.46%) T-SQL
8 12 (5.04%) PHP
9 11 (4.62%) Apex Code
9 11 (4.62%) C
9 11 (4.62%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.36%) C++
10 8 (3.36%) Go
11 7 (2.94%) Ruby
12 6 (2.52%) F#
12 6 (2.52%) Haskell
12 6 (2.52%) OCaml
12 6 (2.52%) Rust
13 5 (2.10%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (16.81%) Security Cleared
2 32 (13.45%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.62%) Degree
4 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.68%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.26%) MCITP
6 2 (0.84%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.42%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.68%) QA
2 3 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.26%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.20%) Docker
2 2 (0.84%) HDFS
3 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (5.04%) SELinux
2 10 (4.20%) Ansible
3 9 (3.78%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.26%) WMI
5 2 (0.84%) Oozie
6 1 (0.42%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 28 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 28 (11.76%) Oracle
2 12 (5.04%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (2.52%) IBM
4 4 (1.68%) Adobe
5 3 (1.26%) SAP
6 2 (0.84%) Ab Initio
6 2 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (0.84%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.42%) Alterian
7 1 (0.42%) hybris
7 1 (0.42%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.42%) Tableau
7 1 (0.42%) Zend
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